PPG Industries INC. Global Finance Manager - Global Business Services - 1800038088 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Global Finance Manager - Global Business Services - 1800038088 DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES:As a Global Finance Manager - Global Business Services (GBS) you will be responsible for delivering and improving financial and accounting quality solutions for the GBS organization in addition to being the key liaison between finance community, corporate planning and GBS. You will be a significant leader in the design and implementation of opportunities to optimize cost management and to enhance the operational excellence strategy at PPG. Key Responsibilities : * Annual budget creation, submission and management/tracking of the actual GBS budget spend. * Build strong partnerships with process owners/stakeholders within the GBS stream * Improve the visibility, analysis and management of GBS's costs and spending * Oversite of internal controls within GBS including documentation and design of important controls * Audit cost savings projects to ensure adherence to policy and accurate reporting, track benefit realization. * Build and provide executive summary presentations for senior leadership including the monthly Operating Committee and annual Functional Review. * Represent GBS in Business Review meetings and provide forecasts for short and long term planning cycles * Lead ad hoc process improvement projects for the global finance organization Qualifications : * Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or Business is required. MBA is a plus. * Minimum of 7 years of relevant professional experience within Finance and Accounting, * Strong program management and process improvement experience is required. * Professional aptitude to align with the business and leaders in a strategic manner is vital to this role. * Experience in effectively communicating and working cohesively with senior leadership across an organization Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process. PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.